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PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Theft of electricity - Quashing of proceedings - As per evidence on record, prima facie case has been made out regarding commission of theft of electricity - Even, petitioner is apprehended from premises in which theft of electricity has taken place - Proceedings cannot be quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Service-- Dismissal - Theft - Nature of charge stood proved in departmental inquiry, which was legal and proper - An act of theft committed by an employee while on duty is a serious charge - Once said charge is proved in enquiry, employer is justified in dismissing the employee from service - Order of..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135-- Theft of electricity - Quashing of proceedings - Plea that Junior Engineer is not competent to file complaint/FIR - However, as per Bihar Electricity Regulatory Commission, Junior Electrical Engineer is authorised to disconnect supply line of electricity as well as lodge complaint in police..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Theft - Adverse inference - Allegation that accused stole the bond paper on which settlement among three parties including accused was recorded - It is not believable that accused after snatching bond will again come back on the same day and no action is taken against accused - Adverse inference..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 12, 2(1)(g), 24A-- Insurance - Theft of vehicle - Delay of 8 days in informing Insurance Company - If reason for delay in making claim is satisfactorily explained, such a claim cannot be rejected on the ground of delay...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 12, 2(1)(g), 24A-- Insurance - Theft of vehicle - Delay of 8 days in informing Insurance Company - Condition regarding delay shall not be a shelter to repudiate the insurance claims which have been otherwise proved to be genuine...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 12, 2(1)(g), 24A-- Insurance - Theft of vehicle - Delay of 8 days in informing Insurance Company - Rejection of claim has to be based on valid grounds - Rejection of claims on purely technical grounds in a mechanical manner will result in loss of confidence of policy-holders in the insurance industry - If reason for..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape of minor girl - Plea of enmity between parties - Mere filing of theft case cannot be termed as enmity between parties and no father will file false case at risk of his minor daughter as in Indian society, rape upon woman is always regarded as stigma - Hence, plea of accused about enmity..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Insurance claim-- Stolen vehicle - Insurance company pleading that respondent was not driving vehicle in question with valid permit and intimation to company was given after delay of about one month - It is case of theft and not of accident, therefore, insurance company cannot take plea of permit and intimation was..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5, Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135-- Condonation of delay - Theft of electricity - Where appeal is not maintainable, question for allowing application for condonation of delay doesnot arise - Petition dismissed...........

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